Colby, Kenyon, Davidson, Claremont McKenna

Colby College, Kenyon, Davidson, Claremont McKenna – Ecole Int, 7th May 2015

California Maine North Carolina Ohio

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  • Small colleges – your distinctive contribution may well be of interest !
  • Claremont, Kenyon – top 10 %
  • Colby, Davidson – top 20 %
  • Can submit cv as additonal item
  • Claremont 9 % admit rate
  • jOURNAL during visits
  • Claremont McKenna*
  • originally all-male
  • politics, econ etc
  • Kenyon Ohio*
  • English, Literature, Economics
  • No traffic lights
  • 1837
  • Faculty-student contact
  • Davidson, North Carolina**
  • Bio, Econ, Pol Sci
  • Basketball
  • Sports analytics
  • Co-teaching – e.g. Aids class – Bio teacher, English teacher
  • 3-2 Programme Columbia, Washington
  • Honour code – take your own exams
  • No closed clubs
  • Colby College – Maine*
  • Maine gets v cold
  • 1813 – 12th oldest
  • Waterville nearby
  • 1800 students
  • 12 % international
  • Interdisciplinary
  • Environmental studies, Govt, Econ, English
  • « Jan Plan » – long Jan term, special courses – e.g. « Religious Responses to Harry Potter »
  • Non-credit – premed, blacksmith, furniture
  • Outdoors !